(Friday - November 20, 2020) - Beatrice A. Tarperi, age 92, of Kingsford, passed away on Thursday, November 19, at ManorCare Health Care Services in Kingsford.

Beatrice was born April 8, 1928, in Niagara, daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Boerner) Ponzio. Beatrice grew up in Niagara and was a graduate of Niagara High School, class of 1946. On June 25, 1955 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, she was united in marriage to Evo "Torp" Tarperi. He preceded her in death on June 22, 1996. Beatrice worked for Maracini Brothers for 12 years and at General Controls for 10 years.

Survivors include numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with her parents, and husband, Evo, Beatrice, was preceded in death by her five brothers, Michael, Martin, Gabrial, Joseph, and James Ponzio; and one sister, Vivian Harmon.

A Celebration of Beatrice's life will take place in the summer. Burial will be in Cemetery Park in Iron Mountain.

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The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Iron Mountain to honor Beatrice's legacy of life.


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